CHAPIN, SOUTH CAROLINA, September 2022 — Juggling high school academics, social outings, and family obligations can be difficult enough. Participating in a competitive athletic program, such as David Bennett Galloway III did with football, creates a new layer of requirements.

It can be easy to feel overwhelmed while juggling practice, independent training, dietary needs, and all other areas of life, so prioritizing becomes a strict necessity to maintain grades and performance on the field.

David Bennett Galloway III shares tips for success

Have a plan

Galloway reports it can be easy to cave in to overwhelm as a student-athlete without a plan in place from day one. It doesn’t have to be a four-year plan but should consist of a series of goals and strategies to help achieve them.

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Preventing pickleball injuries leaves more time for fun on the court according to Darrin Eakins. Use these tips to stay injury-free.

WILMINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA, September 26, 2022 — Nothing can ruin a great pickleball game faster than a nagging ache or pain.

Darrin Eakins, a former orthopedic surgeon, is disabled but enjoys the social and physical outlet a great game of pickleball provides, so recommends using a variety of techniques to avoid the most common injuries associated with the sport. While they can’t prevent accidents, targeted strength training, stretching, and other basic grooming routines can help keep you rocking.

Game prep basics

Before a game of pickleball, a gentle warm-up provides an excellent opportunity to loosen up and get the body and joints in motion before the fast response of pickleball is required, per Darren Eakins. Several brisk laps around the court coupled with a routine of hip circles, … Read More

7 Unbelievable Things You Never Knew About Human Resources

Daniel Poussart, a human resource professional, says companies need human resources because they’re essential to their business.

Human resources allow organizations to operate efficiently and provide the right skill sets. They’re the backbone of your business.

Also, HR provides your company with its most valuable resource; people. Without people, your firm cannot function. According to Daniel Poussart, the following are some of the reasons you need human capital.

Human resources are necessary for your company to comply with the law

The HR department enforces company policies and ensures that employees follow them. Daniel Poussart adds that they also work on hiring and training new employees. HR provides all employees with their rights and responsibilities and company policies or benefits changes.

HR staff has a lot of responsibility, so they need to be well-staffed with qualified professionals who can handle it effectively.

They hire and fire employees

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Henry Agallar Explains the Importance of Adult Jiujutsu

Brazillian jiujutsu- As a person hits their 30s, 40s, and 50s, the conversation around maintaining one’s health really begins to grow. We aren’t going to live forever, but we can enjoy more vigorous living well into our golden ages when the body is properly maintained. Properly maintained is the key phrase here and a goal that Racine trainer Henry Agallar is very passionate about helping all of his clients obtain.

Henry Agallar Explains the Importance of Adult Jiujutsu

No Time Like the Present Time

When people ask Henry Agallar what is too old to practice and perform adult Brazillian jiujutsu, he likes to bring up one of the very developers of this combat martial arts sport, Carlos Gracie. Gracie certainly began early in life, but he continued to train, teach, and compete throughout his 80s and into his 90s until he passed away at the ripe age of 95.

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Sunny Slopes: Donald Mihalik carves up 4 hot ski locations for Florida residents

Donald Mihalik knows a thing or two about “hot” properties.

As a real estate broker, Donald Mihalik has reimagined the entire sales process, working tirelessly to pair potential customers with properties. He values his client’s needs and lifestyles to find that perfect match. It’s a profession he takes seriously, but it isn’t his only purpose either. Donald Mihalik is a regular volunteer and wildlife conversationist. Juggling all of these responsibilities can make anyone work up a sweat.

That’s why, when Donald Mihalik does take a break, he’s looking for something cool. Literally. As an avid skier, he is always searching for an excuse to hit the slopes. But that’s not always easy for the Lakewood Ranch, FL, resident. After all, the area is known for endless sunshine and sandy beaches, not powdery slopes. Luckily, he doesn’t have to travel far to find a hillside worth carving up.

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Shehan Chandrasoma and the power of drive and determination

Up-and-coming race car driver Shehan Chandrasoma remains focused on his goals and aspirations both on and off the track.

Shehan Chandrasoma knows only one gear. In racing and in life, he keeps it in “drive.”

This relentless pursuit goes by many names. It’s often described as dedication or determination. It’s occasionally referred to as grit. Adjectives like dogged, persistent, or persevering are routinely attached to this kind of single-mindedness.

But, Shehan Chandrasoma knows that the label doesn’t matter. No matter what you call it, he embodies it.

That’s why he has enjoyed so much success at such a young age. At just 19 years old, he made his official racing debut. He has started to participate in the Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America in 2022. Already, he’s earned a major endorsement and sponsorship deal with Lamborghini of Austin. And his tenacity is turning heads.

“We’re incredibly excited to be … Read More

Preston Muller recently explained why it’s best to go saltwater fishing with a guide.

FREEPORT, FL / MAY 22, 2022 / Preston Muller is a Florida native and charter boat captain on the Gulf Coast. He has taken more than 10,000 anglers out to sea in search of the biggest and tastiest fish the coastline has to offer. Muller recently discussed why hiring an expert guide is the best way to go saltwater fishing.

You’ll Probably Save Money

Many novice fishing enthusiasts forego the help of a guide because they think it’s expensive. However, for beginners, fishing with a guide can save money. Many new fishermen and women don’t know the exact gear and supplies they need to fish the waters near them. 

“New fishermen and women often head to a store like Walmart or Dick’s and purchase a package fishing set,” Preston Muller said. “That package likely has very little gear they actually need. They spend double when they have to go out … Read More

Streaming Sports Broadcasts may Disrupt Status Quo for More Pro Sports

With NBA broadcasting rights up for bid in the next few years, Eric Weinberger expects streaming services to surround the negotiating table.

RYE, NEW YORK, August 2022 — Streaming services have already made an impact on NFL and MLB consumption, and more sports will be up for potential streaming contracts over the next few years, according to industry insider Eric Weinberger.

Weinberger, a sports media expert and president of EW Productions, advises the NBA is the biggest offering approaching the contract negotiation line, and in 2025, streaming giants will swoop in to negotiate live sports opportunities for their platforms, disrupting the stronghold of Disney via ESPN and ABC and Discovery with TNT.

Eric Weinberger says talent wins with rights battles

For skilled workers, technicians, and on-air talent, any battle for rights is a good thing. From producers to sound engineers, commentators, and more, there will be new negotiations for better … Read More

Preston Muller Has Much Fishing Show Experience

Preston Muller has over 12 years of experience as a fishing professional and has become a widely respected expert in many circles. For example, this Gulf Angler and Captain Gulf Angler business owner has been on several fishing shows over the last few years and has helped expose more people to the enjoyment and excitement of this rapidly popularizing sport around the nation.

Preston Muller and His Fishing Show Experience

Preston Muller is a Florida native with over 12,000 hours of experience as a charter boat captain around the area and through the Gulf coast. He has taken over 10,000 anglers off the coast of Destin, Florida, during his career. In his career, he has already become somebody that fishing experts turn to when trying to give their fishing show a bit more expertise and believability.

Why is that the case? First, his charter fishing business is always in the … Read More

LOS ANGELES — More than a decade after Apple disrupted the music industry and Amazon upended retail, the tech heavyweights have set their sights on a new arena ripe for change: live sports.

Emboldened by their deep pockets and eager to boost viewership of their streaming-subscription services, Apple and Amazon have thrust themselves into negotiations for media rights held by the National Football League, Major League Baseball, Formula One racing and college conferences.

They are competing to replace DirecTV for the rights to N.F.L. Sunday Ticket, a package the league wants to sell for more than $2.5 billion annually, about $1 billion more than it currently costs, according to five people familiar with the process. Eager not to miss out, Google has also offered a bid from YouTube for the rights beginning in 2023, two people familiar with the offer said.

The tech companies’ interest is a thrill for sports

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